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Slab table


Object number

RIF2992

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

83.82 x 125.73 x 63.5 cm (33 x 49 1/2 x 25 in.)

Date

1750–1770

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Probably made in Massachusetts, formerly said to have been made in Newport, Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Mahogany (primary); marble (top)

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

John S. Walton, Inc., New York, before 1979; sold to Mr. Richard Titelman (1921–2001) and Mrs. Richard Titelman, Atlanta, before 1979; consigned to Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, January 31–February 3, 1979, lot 1284

Associated names

John S. Walton, Inc.
Mrs. Richard Titelman
Richard Titelman
Sotheby Parke Bernet

Bibliography

Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, Fine Americana, sale cat. (January 31–February 3, 1979), lot 1284, ill.
"Sotheby Parke Bernet, Inc., advertisement," Antiques 115, no. 1 (January 1979): 19, ill.